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'New Acquisitions 2013' art exhibit

When
Saturday, Aug 01 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Other date(s)
What
Arts & Entertainment
Where
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art - Map it
Sponsor
Caine College of the Arts
Description
This exhibit features nine works of art recently donated to the museum by the late Joe Austin. These artworks are avant garde pieces from the 1970s and 1980s by artists working in the Los Angeles area and include an early painting by Lari Pittman. Beginning in 2005, Joe Austin gave a number of important artworks to the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art. He died in March 2013 in Los Angeles at the age of 74. Mr. Austin donated modern and contemporary artworks by Alison Saar, Charles Gaines, Dewain Valentine and Peter Shire among others. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he was a successful attorney and a passionate supporter of the visual arts throughout his life. To learn more about Mr. Austin and other exhibits at the art museum, visit the following website listed below.
Open to
Students Alumni Faculty Staff Public 
Contact
Casey T. Allen
(435) 797-0166
casey.allen@usu.edu
Admission
Admission is free for all guests